Trump lawyer shrugs off Roger Stone meeting with Russian over Clinton dirt

Trump lawyer shrugs off Roger Stone meeting with Russian over Clinton dirtRoger Stone, a sometime adviser to Trump, has said he expects Mueller to indict him in order to ‘silence’ him. Donald Trump’s lawyer said on Sunday he “doubted” the president knew about a newly reported May 2016 meeting between sometime adviser Roger Stone and a Russian offering damaging information about Hillary Clinton, then Trump’s rival for the White House. “I doubt it,” Rudy Giuliani told CNN’s State of the Union.


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Trump lawyer calls for inquiry on Mueller's Russia probe

Trump lawyer calls for inquiry on Mueller's Russia probeDonald Trump’s personal lawyer on Sunday called for an investigation into special counsel Robert Mueller’s Russia probe, claiming it was tainted from the outset under former FBI director James Comey. Giuliani’s comments were the latest in a barrage of attacks on the probe by the president and his lawyers as Mueller appears to be nearing a conclusion to his investigation into possible collusion between Trump’s campaign and Moscow.


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Trump's personal lawyer Cohen loses bid for quick Avenatti gag order

Trump's personal lawyer Cohen loses bid for quick Avenatti gag orderBy Brendan O’Brien and Jonathan Stempel (Reuters) – Michael Cohen, U.S. President Donald Trump’s former personal lawyer, on Friday lost his bid for an emergency gag order to stop Michael Avenatti, a lawyer for adult film actress Stormy Daniels, from maligning him in frequent media appearances. In a brief order, U.S. District Judge James Otero in Los Angeles said Cohen had not shown he would face “immediate, irreparable injury” without an immediate restraining order.


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President Trump's ex-lawyer Michael Cohen willing to cooperate with prosecutors: Report

  1. President Trump’s ex-lawyer Michael Cohen willing to cooperate with prosecutors: Report  CNBC
  2. Michael Cohen requests gag order to silence Stormy Daniels’ lawyer Michael Avenatti  Los Angeles Times
  3. Cohen signals openness to cooperating with federal investigators  CNN
  4. Is Donald Trump’s lawyer Michael Cohen on the verge of giving testimony against him?  The Independent
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Trump's Former Lawyer Michael Cohen Requests Restraining Order Against Michael Avenatti

  1. Trump’s Former Lawyer Michael Cohen Requests Restraining Order Against Michael Avenatti  HuffPost
  2. Michael Cohen seeks restraining order to stop Stormy Daniels’ lawyer from speaking to the press  CNN
  3. Michael Cohen seeking restraining order against Michael Avenatti, Stormy Daniels’ lawyer  CBS News
  4. Michael Cohen Files for Restraining Order Against Stormy Daniels’ Lawyer  Daily Beast
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Disgraced comedian Cosby changes lawyer ahead of sentencing

Disgraced comedian Cosby changes lawyer ahead of sentencingDisgraced US comedian Bill Cosby, who was convicted of sexual assault in April, has changed his lawyer ahead of his sentencing, a spokesman said Thursday. “Mr. Cosby has replaced his legal team with Attorney Joseph P. Green Jr (Philadelphia),” a spokesman for Cosby said, without offering further details. Green will replace Tom Mesereau, who has represented numerous celebrities and was Cosby’s lawyer for his second trial which resulted in his conviction on three counts of sexual assault on April 26.


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Iran's renowned rights lawyer Sotoudeh arrested: husband

Iran's renowned rights lawyer Sotoudeh arrested: husbandIran’s award-winning human rights lawyer Nasrin Sotoudeh was arrested on Wednesday, her husband said in a Facebook post. “A few hours ago Nasrin was arrested at home and transferred to Evin,” Tehran’s notorious prison where many political prisoners are held, her husband Reza Khandan wrote. Sotoudeh, 55, one of the few outspoken advocates for human rights in Iran, recently represented several women arrested for protesting against the mandatory wearing of headscarves.


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Trump lawyer Michael Cohen expected to split with his attorneys

  1. Trump lawyer Michael Cohen expected to split with his attorneys  NBCNews.com
  2. Michael Cohen’s lawyers are reportedly abandoning him, and the odds of his flipping have now gone ‘through the roof’  Business Insider
  3. Michael Cohen expected to lose current defense lawyers and likely to cooperate with prosecutors: Report  CNBC
  4. Longtime Trump fixer Michael Cohen has been telling friends he expects to be arrested shortly  New York Daily News
  5. Reports suggest Michael Cohen is thinking of flipping  Vox
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Former Trump lawyer Michael Cohen likely to cooperate as his attorneys leave case, sources say

  1. Former Trump lawyer Michael Cohen likely to cooperate as his attorneys leave case, sources say  ABC News
  2. Michael Avenatti Says Rudy Giuliani Has ‘Gone Missing Since His Idiotic, Sexist Comments’ About Stormy Daniels  Newsweek
  3. Michael Avenatti’s Ex-Colleague Seeks Assets to Satisfy $10 Million Award  Wall Street Journal
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Muhammad Ali's lawyer says Trump's proposed pardon 'out of the blue'

  1. Muhammad Ali’s lawyer says Trump’s proposed pardon ‘out of the blue’  CNN
  2. Trump says he may pardon Muhammad Ali — a move the late boxer’s attorney calls unnecessary  Washington Post
  3. Trump says he may pardon Muhammad Ali — the late boxing champion who doesn’t need one  USA TODAY
  4. Trump Sees Pardon As Power, Perk — Considers One For Muhammad Ali  NPR
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